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07/01/2005
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A Guide to Establishing Textbook Rental Services

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04/07/2005
News Release

As a prominent publisher continues to issue "new" editions of textbooks that are not significantly "new", hundreds of college physics and mathematics professors issued a joint call to action. The call to action was sparked by the latest research from the Student PIRGs that found that new textbook revisions reduce the availability of used books, which are 45% cheaper than new books.

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02/27/2005
Report

In order to both confirm our initial findings and to follow up on a number of anecdotal reports of additional problems with textbook pricing, the State PIRGs conducted an expanded survey of the most widely purchased textbooks at 59 colleges and universities across the country. (February 2005)

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02/01/2005
Resource

How the Publishing Industry’s Practices Needlessly Drive Up Textbook Costs, and A National Survey of Textbook Prices

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